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Jack Gaskin 8/6/2012 3:57:52 AM

Wonderful Portrait NEWS LADY

Jack #1478951

Karen E. Michaels 8/6/2012 4:09:32 AM

Excellent candid, Michelle. #10264587

Gord MacEachern 8/6/2012 4:14:57 AM

Lovely candid portrait Michelle! #10264598

Tammy M. Anderson 8/6/2012 4:59:34 AM

Pretty lady and great light. #10264647

Susan Williams 8/6/2012 5:41:53 AM

Beautiful portrait, Michelle. The comp, lighting and details are excellent, and the B&W is perfect. Very nice work. #10264706

R. J. Laudenbacher 8/6/2012 5:42:32 AM

The light on this shot is FABULOUS, Michelle! I hope you shared this portrait with this beautiful lady. I am sure she would love it! #10264709

Stefania Barbier 8/6/2012 7:28:06 AM

superb expression, lighting and portrait! #10264866

Anita Hogue 8/6/2012 7:29:53 AM

Absolutely stunning portrait, Michelle! #10264872

Kathy Reeves 8/6/2012 10:58:57 AM

Lovely portrait with amazing lighting! #10265069

Phyllis A. Houghton 8/6/2012 11:47:27 AM

I'd love to meet her! Her strong calm qualities come through. Love your commentaries, as always, Michelle! #10265122

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/6/2012 12:41:25 PM


What a wonderful poortrait and amazing to have captured on just a "quick shot", the lightings is super and in b/w is perfect Michelle!

jo ann c. #10265145

Monnie Ryan 8/6/2012 12:50:36 PM

Beautiful, expressive portrait, Michelle! #10265171

Mike Clime 8/6/2012 1:19:44 PM

Winner in my book, Michelle! Love the light! #10265239

Ann Coates 8/6/2012 2:49:27 PM

Fantastic pose, mood and tones you captured here Michelle. #10265377

Katherine Kuhn 8/6/2012 2:55:29 PM

Beautiful portrait -- you captured such a wonderful expression with great light & tones! #10265392

John Connolly 8/6/2012 3:56:49 PM

A very poweful portrait Michelle! You have excelled yourself with this one! #10265466

Barbara Waldoch 8/6/2012 4:39:59 PM

Terrific portrait, Michelle! #10265493

Carol L. Fowler 8/6/2012 6:08:46 PM

Wonderful portrait- great lighting! #10265579

Terry Cervi 8/6/2012 7:14:55 PM

This is a really lovely portrait, Michelle! #10265682

Renee Doyle 8/6/2012 10:11:15 PM

She looks so deep in thought .... Wonderful portrait with excellent use of light Michelle!!!! #10265810

Craig D. Minton 8/6/2012 10:23:35 PM

You've captured a true thought process. Not knowing what that thought might be is intriguing. Nicely done, Michelle.


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Robert K. Bemus 8/6/2012 10:55:59 PM

Gorgeous portrait and effects, Michelle!!
Yes, I'm without my telephoto while it's in the shop...seems to be annual event... #10265835

Yulianto Soeroso 8/7/2012 12:30:05 AM

lovely portraiture #10265859

Antonio Amen 8/7/2012 3:04:49 AM

Wow, Michelle, this is a wonderful portrait.Well done #10265960

Neal D. Hatcher 8/7/2012 4:42:27 AM

Beautiful portrait-PERFECT IN EVERY WAY #10266107

Jack Ryan 8/7/2012 8:28:36 AM

Outstanding portrait...wonderful work. #10266293

David K. Hurt 8/7/2012 10:57:13 AM

Oh how I love a good use of B&W. Nice job. #10266506

Douglas Perry 8/7/2012 5:46:59 PM

Wonderful light. Very nice! #10266935

Lorna Shutter 8/8/2012 6:41:15 AM

Wow! It looks like she was deliberately posing for you! This is such an outstanding portrait! The clarity and detail are fantastic! The soft lighting and shadows are beautiful! A Winner in my book, Michelle! Well done! :) #10267503

Ann Lyssenko 8/8/2012 7:47:09 AM

What a wonderful moment you have captured in this image. It tells a wonderful story of a life lived in a pensive listening pose. Ann #10267553

Ken Smith 8/9/2012 4:53:07 PM

Excellent lighting on this, Michelle...a super portrait! #10269434

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/10/2012 5:03:17 PM

Superb tones and lighting, what a beautiful (KEEPSAKE) portrait Michelle! #10270815

Heather Loewenhardt 8/10/2012 9:01:03 PM

The lighting, detail and colouring make this such a stellar image Michelle. I hope it goes farther. #10271093

Rona L. Schwarz 8/10/2012 9:01:16 PM

Catching up...you've been busy as usual, Michelle! What an outstanding portrait this is! The lighting is superb! Very artistic capture and work!! Hard to believe it is a candid! #10271094

Julianne Bradford 8/12/2012 7:59:45 AM

What a wonderful capture Michelle! #10272970

Mitch Spence 8/12/2012 1:23:33 PM

Ah, another dramatic study, Michelle. And of course you're the "responsible" party--just a little help along the way from NIK. :) #10273236

Dave Bell 8/25/2012 7:17:52 AM

What a smashing image Michele, I love it! #10289353

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She is a volunteer who cold-phones neighborhood people to urge them to register to vote, and to explain why they should vote for the candidate she supports.
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I shot this at the OFA (Obama for America) Headquarters on Ogontz Avenue in Philadelphia during actress Nia Long's speech. This woman was sitting behind me, and I snapped her photo as I turned around to snap the crowd. I was covering the event.
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Nik Silver Efex 2 is "responsible" for the dramatic effect.
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Exif: F Number: 3.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

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